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This Caribbean Star’s Long Walk To Freedom Will Still Continue On Dec. 8th

By NAN ET EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: The countdown to the December 8, 2018 slated US prison release of top Caribbean-born reggae star, Buju Banton, is being touted all across social media, but according to immigration experts, the singer will still have to endure additional detention before he is finally deported. But according to ...

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Death On The Caribbean High Seas

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: FBI and local authorities in Aruba are investigating the death of a 52-year-old American woman who was found dead Tuesday on a Princess Cruises ship sailing in the Caribbean. The Royal Princess ship was traveling to Aruba when the death occurred. Her cause of death remains unclear but she plummeted from ...

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This Dancehall Star’s New Album Just Debuted On The Billboard Reggae Chart

By NAN ET EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: It’s the Billboard Reggae charts, but a dancehall star who recently put the spotlight on the controversial issue of skin-bleaching, has seen her new album debuting atop the charts. ‘Captured,’ by Jamaican-born dancehall star, Spice, born Grace Hamilton, has made it to the top spot in the ...

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Tribute Held For The Mighty Shadow In Brooklyn, NY

By NAN ET EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: About 300 people gathered at Tropical Paradise in Brooklyn, NY on Wednesday night, Nov. 14, 2018, to pay tribute to the late Trinidad and Tobago-born Calypsonian, Winston McGarland Bailey, more popularly known as The Mighty Shadow. Penelope Beckles, Trinidad & Tobago, Ambassador to The United Nations, belted out ...

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A Top Reggae Star And An Iconic Singer Are Really Giving A Free Concert

By NAN ET EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: Legendary British singer, Sting, and Jamaican-American reggae star, Shaggy, will really be giving a free concert soon. The duo is set to give a free concert on Saturday November 24th at 6 p.m. in Hungary at Budapest’s Heroes Square to celebrate the 30th birthday of one of ...

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Trump’s America – Episode 96 – There Is Only One Core Issue

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: Yes, indeed it was inspiring to be satirical about it, if not bitingly cynical … watching all those eager new members of Congress on TV, House and Senate both, arriving in Washington, D.C this week for “orientation.” So, so much like freshwomen and freshmen beginning college and just ...

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Should West Indies Men’s Team Take a Cue From The Women’s Squad?

By NAN SPORTS EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: Given their numerous loss in recent months, the West Indies men’s cricket team may be best advised to take a cue from the women’s squad. The West Indies Women’s team, the defending ICC Women’s World Twenty20 champs, beat South Africa Thursday by 31 runs to leapfrog England ...

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Say What? Usain Bolt And “Quits” In The Same Sentence?

By NAN SPORTS EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: Jamaican triple Olympian, Usain Bolt, has actually used the word “quits.” The 32-year-old who parted ways with Central Coast Mariners after training with them from August after he was unable to reach a deal, now says he is going to make a decision “before the end of ...

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This Canadian Company Has Announced A JV With The Caribbean’s Largest Medical Cannabis Producer

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: A Canadian company looking to become a leading supplier to the cannabis beverage and edibles market has signed a deal to establish a joint venture with the Jamaican-owned Global Canna Labs Limited, described as the Caribbean’s largest medical cannabis producer. Sproutly, a Vancouver-based company, has signed a letter of intent (LOI) ...

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A Caribbean Immigrant’s Slam Back To Donald Trump’s Media Attack

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Fri. Nov. 16, 2018: There is a lot I should be focused on this week on the immigration front. From the votes of over 30 and 20 percent, respectively, of Latinos and Asians for the GOP in the recent election, to Donald Trump’s use of executive power to now deny asylum ...

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